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A history of pesticides.

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Description

This book is a look back at the history of pesticides. It discusses the development, application, health issues, regulations and the future of pesticides. Discussions on pesticide resistance management and integrated pest management are also included. Throughout this book, the common names of pesticides have been used with a few trade names sometimes mentioned. The use of any of the pesticides mentioned depends on whether the active ingredient and local trade name has been approved and registered in a particular country.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Pesticides in the early part of the 20th century. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 28) Application of pesticides. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 77) Insecticides post-1950. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 99) Herbicides. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 115) Fungicides. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 135) Other pesticides. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 147) Resistance to pesticides. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 165) Integrated pest management. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 196) Health issues. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 226) Regulations and the manufacturers of pesticides and related organizations. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 250) Pesticides - the future. Author(s): Matthews, G. A.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Imperial College London, London, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2018
  • ISBN
  • 9781786394873
  • Record Number
  • 20183280593